Over the Rainbow (As performed by Israel Kamakawiwo’ole). Composed by Harold Arlen, lyrics by E. Y. Harburg [Israel Kamakawiwo’ole]. Arranged by Bob Phillips and Andy Beck. Orchestra. For string w/ vln 3. Part(s); Score; String Orchestra. Pop Beginning String Orchestra. Light Concert; Movie. Grade 2.5. 144 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.35892).
Hold the violins and violas like ukuleles and have a blast with the Hawaiian-style version of this classic tune. Perfectly playable so you can just have fun with the pizzicato, but still work on rhythm and staying in the groove. Every section plays the melody and it sounds fantastic on bass!